KLCI tracks regional markets, dips as blue chips drag

KUALA LUMPUR (May 13): The FBM KLCI followed suit with regional markets and retreated marginally, dragged by select index-linked blue chips.

At 9.10am, the FBM KLCI shed 1.05 points to 1,609.22.

The decliners included Nestle (M) Bhd, British American Tobacco (M) Bhd, Hong Leong Bank Bhd, Petronas Dagangan Bhd, Kuala Lumpur Kepomg Bhd, Sime Darby Plantation Bhd, RHB Bank Bhd, IHH Healthcare Bhd, MISC Bhd and UMW Holdings Bhd.